Dr Monika Fazekas-Lavu

Fazekas

Qualifications

BSc, MBBS, FRACP


Specialty

Endocrinology


Areas of Interests

  • Diabetes (Type 1 & 2)
  • Thyroid disease (pregnancy-related & steroid induced)
  • Obesity
  • PCOS
  • Osteoporosis

Address

Mater Diabetes & Endocrine Centre 11 Gillies Street Wollstonecraft NSW 2065


Phone

9923 7244


Fax

9923 7276


Website

www.sydneyendocrinology.com.au


Appointments

VMO, St Vincent’s Hospital, Mater Hospital


Bio

Dr Monika Fazekas-Lavu is an Endocrinologist with particular interest  in the management of diabetes (Type 1, Type 2, steroid-induced and pregnancy related), osteoporosis, thyroid disease,  obesity and other endocrine diseases.

Dr Fazekas-Lavu completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Microbiology in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. She moved to Australia to complete her medical degree at the University of Sydney.  She undertook her Advanced Endocrine Training at Prince of Wales Hospital and St Vincent’s Hospital.

She regularly attends national and international endocrine conferences to ensure she provides her patients with the best of  care, catering to their individual needs by remaining at the forefront of clinical advances in the field. 

She has continuing research at the Garvan Institute of  Medical Research looking at prevalence of diabetes and bone disease in Heart and Lung transplant recipients at St Vincent’s Heart and Lung Clinic.